The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 228 175 184
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 34 43 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.46% 0.81% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.86% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 25 42 35
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Senior Software Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7068 5010 5572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.33% 94.42% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5569 3950 4573
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the Yorkshire region.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Senior Software Engineer
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -32 21 £45,000 +12.50% 1
South Yorkshire -20 12 £43,750 +25.00%
North Yorkshire -7 10 £45,000 +23.28%
East Yorkshire +7 6 £45,000 +28.57%
Senior Software Engineer
England

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Software Engineer in their job title.

1 57 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 22 (38.60%) C#
2 22 (38.60%) .NET
3 21 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (35.09%) HTML
4 20 (35.09%) JavaScript
5 18 (31.58%) Apache
5 18 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (31.58%) Hadoop
5 18 (31.58%) Apache Hive
5 18 (31.58%) MapReduce
5 18 (31.58%) Data Transformation
6 15 (26.32%) ASP.NET
6 15 (26.32%) Java
7 14 (24.56%) SQL
7 14 (24.56%) VB
7 14 (24.56%) Web Services
8 12 (21.05%) C++
9 11 (19.30%) XML
9 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (15.79%) Linux
11 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
11 8 (14.04%) VB6
11 8 (14.04%) Silverlight
12 7 (12.28%) C
12 7 (12.28%) Python
13 6 (10.53%) CSS
13 6 (10.53%) PHP
13 6 (10.53%) Firmware
13 6 (10.53%) Embedded C

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (31.58%) Apache
2 3 (5.26%) WordPress
3 2 (3.51%) CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (31.58%) Hadoop
1 18 (31.58%) Apache Hive
2 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Subversion
2 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.75%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.75%) ClearQuest
General
1 4 (7.02%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (38.60%) .NET
2 20 (35.09%) HTML
3 15 (26.32%) ASP.NET
4 14 (24.56%) Web Services
5 11 (19.30%) XML
5 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (14.04%) Silverlight
7 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 2
7 6 (10.53%) CSS
8 5 (8.77%) WCF
9 4 (7.02%) WPF
9 4 (7.02%) Ajax
9 4 (7.02%) .NET Framework
9 4 (7.02%) SOAP
9 4 (7.02%) XSLT
9 4 (7.02%) XHTML
10 3 (5.26%) LAMP
10 3 (5.26%) jQuery
11 2 (3.51%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Firmware
2 2 (3.51%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.79%) Linux
2 5 (8.77%) Embedded Linux
2 5 (8.77%) Android
3 4 (7.02%) Windows
4 3 (5.26%) Mac OS X
4 3 (5.26%) Windows CE
5 1 (1.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 21 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (31.58%) MapReduce
3 18 (31.58%) Data Transformation
4 5 (8.77%) MVC
5 4 (7.02%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (5.26%) Android Development
6 3 (5.26%) DevOps
6 3 (5.26%) Data Privacy
6 3 (5.26%) OOP
6 3 (5.26%) TDD
6 3 (5.26%) E-Commerce
6 3 (5.26%) Project Management
7 1 (1.75%) OO
7 1 (1.75%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.75%) Unit Testing
7 1 (1.75%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 22 (38.60%) C#
2 20 (35.09%) JavaScript
3 15 (26.32%) Java
4 14 (24.56%) SQL
4 14 (24.56%) VB
5 12 (21.05%) C++
6 8 (14.04%) VB6
7 7 (12.28%) Python
7 7 (12.28%) C
8 6 (10.53%) Embedded C
8 6 (10.53%) PHP
9 3 (5.26%) PHP5
10 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.75%) Perl
11 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) WAI
2 3 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (8.77%) Oracle
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft